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In this book, compelling case studies show how past crises have reshaped regulation, and how policy-makers can learn from crises in the future.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Economic analysis, risk regulation, and the dynamics of policy regret / Lori S. Bennear Revised risk assessments and the insurance industry / Carolyn Kousky Understanding public risk perception and responses to changes in perceived risk / Elke U. Weber Focusing events, risk, and regulation / Thomas A. Birkland and Megan K. Warnement The story of risk : how narratives shape risk communication, perception and policy / Frederick W. Mayer From Santa Barbara to the Exxon-Valdez : policy learning and the emergence of a new regime for managing oil spill risk / Marc Allen Eisner The Nordic model of offshore oil regulation : managing crises through a proactive regulator / Ole Andreas Engen and Preben H. Lindoe Reform in real time : evaluating reorganization as a response to the gulf oil spill / Christopher Carrigan Recalibrating risks of nuclear power : reactions to Tthree-Mile Island, Chernobyl and Fukushima / Elisabeth Pate-Cornell Nuclear accidents and policy responses in Europe : comparing the cases of France and Germany / Kristian Krieger, Ortwin Renn, M Brooke Rogers, & Ragnar Lofstedt Public attitudes and institutional changes in Japan following nuclear accidents / Atsuo Kishimoto Regulatory responses to the financial crises of the Great Depression : Britain, France and the United States / Youssef Cassis Financial decommodification : risk and the politics of valuation in U.S. banks / Bruce G. Carruthers Euro are risk (mis)management / Barry Eichengreen The regulatory responses to the global financial crisis : some uncomfortable questions / Stijn Claessens and Laura Kodres Institutional mechanisms for investigating the regulatory implications of a major crisis : the commission of inquiry and the safety board / Edward J. Balleisen, Lori Bennear, David Cheang, Jonathon Free, Megan Hayes, Emily Pechar, and A. Catherine Preston Recalibrating risk : crises, learning, and regulatory change / Edward Balleisen, Lori Bennear, Kimberly Krawiec & Jonathan Wiener.
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Print version: Policy shock. Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017